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Handicrafts of New England Signed First Ed Illustrate [Hardcover]

By: Allen H Eaton

Price: $99.00

Publisher: Harper and Brothers: 1949-01-01

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 232

Condition: Collectible: Very Good


Inscribed and signed by author Allen H. Eaton, 1949, stated first edition, 375 pages, 9 1/2" tall, Black cloth with gilt titles and decorated endpapers. Very Good. DJ is rubbed, chipped, and torn. Small stains on outside page edges. Inside pages clean and binding is tight.4 color plates and 128 black and white photographs of craftspeople at work, and of their products. Allen H. Eaton was a famous advocate for American crafts in mid century. This classic illustrated compendium includes chapters on the history of crafts in New England and of the handicraft and arts and crafts movements in A... View more info

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An Emily Dickinson Year Book

By: Arnold, Helen, Ed

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Hampshire Bookshop.: 1948-01-01

Seller ID: 4-2-1808

Condition: Collectible: Very Good


Green cloth hardcover. Illustrator: Louise B Graves. xii + 132 pp. A couple of small stains on endpapers. Paper clip mark and stain on pages 4-5 and 18-19. Inside pages clean and binding is tight.An anthology of Emily Dickinson's writings.It has often been said of Emily Dickinson, who spent her entire fifty six years, except for occasional visits, in the village Amherst, Massachusetts, where she was born in 1830, that her life was an uneventful one. In the accepted sense of the word this was true but in reality it was quite the opposite. Each new day was to her a miracle of unexplored possibil... View more info

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Robert B. Parker's Cheap Shot (Spenser)

By: Atkins, Ace

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Putnam Adult: 2014-05-06

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 14-1-20

ISBN: 0399161589

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Signed by author on title page without inscription. First Edition with full number line. In protective mylar cover.Kinjo Heywood is one of the New England Patriots' marquee players, a hard nosed linebacker who's earned his reputation as one of the toughest guys in the league. When off-field violence repeatedly lands Heywood in the news, his slick agent hires Spenser to find the men who he says have been harassing his client. View more info

Mediaeval London: Vol 1 Historical and Social; Vol 2 Ecclesiastical

By: Besant

Price: $100.00

Publisher: A & C Black: 1906-01-01

Seller ID: b2-2-1900

Condition: Used: Good


Green Cloth Hardcover, 2 Volumes. Good. Ex-library books with withdrawn markings, removed pockets and mark outs.All covers are rubbed, chipped, and worn to the boards on the edges. Corners bumped and worn. Cracked hinges. Light tanning on endpapers and a few stains.Overall clean and tight.Vol 1 is Historical and Social, Vol 2 is Ecclesisastical Books measure 11" by 9" by 2". Black and white illustrations. View more info

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The O'Reilly Factor: The Good, the Bad, and the Completely Ridiculous in American Life

By: Bill O'Reilly

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Broadway: 2000-09

Edition: First THUS

Seller ID: unit43-4

ISBN: 0767905288

Condition: Used: Good


Good condition.Book askew. DJ is rubbed and has one inch tear at top of spine. Inside pages clean and binding is tight. For more than thirteen years, Bill O'Reilly has presided over The O'Reilly Factor on the FOX News Channel, the highest-rated cable news program, frequently topping those offered by broadcast networks. He is a three-time Emmy Award winner as well as the recipient of a Governor's Award from the Boston/New England chapter of the prestigious National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences. Before becoming executive producer and anchor of The O'Reilly Factor , he served as a nat... View more info

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Peccadillo at the Palace: An Annie Oakley Mystery

By: Bovée, Kari

Price: $45.00

Publisher: SparkPress: 2019-05-07

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 10-4-2002

ISBN: 1943006903

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Signed by author on title page without inscription. First Edition. It's 1887, and Annie and Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show are invited to Queen Victoria's Jubilee celebration in London, England. But their long journey across the Atlantic takes a turn for the worst when the queen's royal servant ends up dead and Annie's husband, Frank Butler, falls suspiciously ill. Annie soon discovers that the two events are connected, and may possibly be precursors to an assassination attempt on the queen. View more info

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Notes from a Small Island

By: Bryson, Bill

Price: $8.00

Publisher: William Morrow Paperbacks: 2001-05-15

Seller ID: c19-3-1

ISBN: 0380727501

Condition: Used: Very Good


Slight yellowing and small stain on tips of bottom page corners. Gift inscription on inside flap of the book. Inside pages clean and biding is tight.This delightfully irreverent jaunt around the unparalleled floating nation of Great Britain, which has produced zebra crossings, Shakespeare, Twiggie Winkie?s Farm, and places with names like Farleigh Wallop and Titsey. View more info

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Shakespeare's Theatre [Unknown Binding] by Hodges, C. Walter

By: C. Walter Hodges

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Coward, McCann & Geoghegan: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 32

Condition: Used: Very Good


1964, First Edition. Printed on heavy, quality stock. Illustrated in full color. DJ is rubbed, chipped and price clipped. Inside pages clean and binding is tight. Examines how the pagan festivals and religious dramas performed throughout England evolved into the professional theaters, such as the Globe, in London. How the idea of theatre developed from pagan festivals and religious drama to the playhouses of the 16th century. View more info

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Return ticket: My diary as a POW airman in WWII

By: Carlson, Carl R

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Watercress Press: 2001-01-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 7-5-1910

ISBN: 093495545X

Condition: Used: Like New


Unread.Carl R. Carlson was born near Austin, Texas, in 1922, and grew up on his father's cotton farm at Elgin. After Pearl Harbor, he enlisted int he USAAC at Duncan Field, San Antonio, went through training in North Carolina and Florida, and was sent with his B-17 crew to Thorpe Abbots, England. They were part of the 8th Air Force, 100th Bomb Group, which pounded HItler's "Third Reich" until it surrendered. View more info

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Dining with Dickens SIGNED

By: Cedric Dickens

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Elvendon P: 1984-10-18

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 55-6-1906

ISBN: 0906552311

Condition: Collectible: Very Good


Signed and inscribed by Cedric Dickens, Great-grandson of Charles Dickens. "Hans old fellow you and me is always friends,Great Expectations with--- Bon appetit, You may need it with some of these wonderful recipes! Bless you, At the Dickens Inn, 30 March 1984." DJ has light rubbing.The pleasures of the Dickensian table are marvelously evoked by Charles Dickens' great-grandson, Cedric, in this light-hearted ramble through the dining rooms, kitchens, coaching inns, and eating housed of Victorian England, Recipes and quotations gathered from Dickensian sources vividly recall the pleasures, and pr... View more info

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The silent traveller in Boston by Chiang Yee

By: Chiang Yee

Price: $9.00

Publisher: W.W. Norton: 1959

Seller ID: 69

Condition: Used: Very Good


Tan Cloth Hardcover, 8 1/2" tall. Inside pages clean and binding is tight.Discover the charms of Boston in the company of the author, while enjoying the sixteen decorative colour plates and sixty black and white drawings. View more info

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Past Tense: A Jack Reacher Novel SIGNED

By: Child, Lee

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Delacorte Press: 2018-11-05

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 19-7-12

ISBN: 0399593519

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Signed by author on title page without inscription. First Edition with full number line. In protective acid-free archival quality acetate cover.Jack Reacher hits the pavement and sticks out his thumb. He plans to follow the sun on an epic trip across America, from Maine to California. He doesn't get far. On a country road deep in the New England woods, he sees a sign to a place he has never been; the town where his father was born. He thinks, What's one extra day? He takes the detour. View more info

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Past Tense: A Jack Reacher Novel

By: Child, Lee; Brick, Scott [Reader]

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Random House Audio: 2018-11-05

Seller ID: aud18-13-3

ISBN: 1524774316

Condition: Used: Very Good


Used. Listened to once. 10 CD's in box. 13 hours. Unabridged. Read by Scott Brick. Box may show wear, like rubbing or crushing.Jack Reacher hits the pavement and sticks out his thumb. He plans to follow the sun on an epic trip across America, from Maine to California. He doesn't get far. On a country road deep in the New England woods, he sees a sign to a place he has never been; the town where his father was born. He thinks, What's one extra day? He takes the detour. View more info

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Dr Lavendar's People Margaret Deland 1903 First Edition

By: Deland, Margaret

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Harper and Brothers: 1903

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001184

Condition: Used: Good


Green Pictorial Cloth Hardcover; 369 Pages, 1903, First Edition, Bent corners. Name on endpaper. Spine has slight wear on toe and heal. Pages clean and binding tight.The scene of them all is laid in Old Chester in New England. Dr. Lavender is the minister and also the Providence of the place, and all the problems of human life which can be produced in a little town are brought to him for solution. And yet, although the author gives us the feeling that Dr. Lavender is in truth the centre of the life of Old Chester, she does it more by inference than by deliberately setting out to paint his ... View more info

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Longshot SIGNED

By: Dick Francis

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Putnam Adult: 1990-10-17

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8-2-908

ISBN: 0399135812

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Signed by author without inscription on first title page. First edition with full number line. PRICE CLIPPED. Inside protective mylar cover.Hired to write the biography of a racehorse trainer, author John Kendall encounters more than he bargained for as he stumbles into a web of danger and death in rural England. View more info

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Gone So Long SIGNED

By: Dubus III, Andre

Price: $75.00

Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company: 2018-10-02

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 7-4-60

ISBN: 0393244105

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Signed by author on title page without inscription. First Edition with full number line. In protective acid-free archival quality acetate cover.Daniel Ahearn lives a quiet, solitary existence in a seaside New England town. Forty years ago, following a shocking act of impulsive violence on his part, his daughter, Susan, was ripped from his arms by police. Now in her forties, Susan still suffers from the trauma of a night she doesn't remember, as she struggles to feel settled, to love a man and create something that lasts. Lois, her maternal grandmother who raised her, tries to find peace in her... View more info

New England, What It Is and What It Is To Be

By: French, George

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Boston Chamber of Comerce: 1911-01-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: b2-4-1922

Condition: Collectible: Very Good


Blue cloth hardcover. Corner bumped. Pages yellowing.The six states of the United States which constitute the arbitrary geographical section known as New England occupy a unique position in the history of the country, and have a story that teems with interest. View more info

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Vanished Towers and Chimes of Flanders Edwards First Ed [Hardcover]; Author

By: George Wharton Edwards; Illustrator-Author

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Penn Publishing Co.: 1916-01-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 645

Condition: Collectible: Like New


First Edition, Green Cloth Hardcover with gilt titles and tower on front, 212 pages, 11 1/4" tall. Light rubbing on spine edges and corners. Tissue guards in place. Inside pages clean and binding is tight. Extra postage for overseas.Chapters on Dixmude, Ypres, Commines, Bruges, Nieuport, Alost, Courtrai, Termonde, Louvain, Oudenaarde, Furnes & more. Illustrated with 31 color plates after paintings by the author, depicting the town halls, cathedrals, towers and belfries, and other sites throughout Belgium. A beautiful book about the Belgian people and their architecture. View more info

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The Steady Running of the Hour: A Novel SIGNED

By: Go, Justin

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster: 2014-04-15

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 55-2-15

ISBN: 1476704589

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Signed by author on title page without inscription. First Edition with full number line.In 1924, the English mountaineer Ashley Walsingham dies attempting to summit Mount Everest, leaving his fortune to his former lover, Imogen Soames Andersson whom he has not seen in seven years. Ashley's solicitors search in vain for Imogen, but the estate remains unclaimed. Nearly eighty years later, new information leads the same law firm to Tristan Campbell, a young American who could be the estate's rightful heir. If Tristan can prove he is Imogen's descendant, the inheritance will be his. But with only ... View more info

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The White Princess(Deckle Edge) (The Plantagenet and Tudor Novels)

By: Gregory, Philippa

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Touchstone: 2013-07-23

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 55-3-1702

ISBN: 1451626096

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Signed by author on title page without inscription. First Touchstone hardcover edition. 2nd printing.Caught between loyalties, the mother of the Tudors must choose between the red rose and the white. The latest Cousins' War novel, the remarkable story of Elizabeth of York, daughter of the White Queen. When Henry Tudor picks up the crown of England from the mud of Bosworth field, he knows he must marry the princess of the enemy house, Elizabeth of York, to unify a country divided by war for nearly two decades. But his bride is still in love with his slain enemy, Richard III,and her mother and h... View more info